“This afternoon, doctors confirmed that Trish, the wife of US Secretary of Labor Eugene Scalia, has tested positive for the SARS-CoV-2 virus. Ms Scolia is experiencing mild symptoms, but is doing well,” the statement said.
“This evening, Secretary Scalia received an examination and the results were negative; she did not experience any symptoms. The Secretary and Mrs. Scolia will follow the advice of health experts for Trish’s recovery and the health of those around them. . “
It is not clear whether Trish contracted the Scalia corona virus at the Rose Garden event. It has been more than two weeks since his positive test event, but it is not known when he was last tested. The incubation period of the virus can be up to 14 days.
While part of the day’s events took place in the Rose Garden, there were also small, private meetings inside the White House that covered the distance between wearing masks or community, public health experts advised, to stop the spread of the virus. .
This story has been updated with additional information.